Scholarships

Helen Bader Age & Community Scholarship

The goal of the Helen Bader Age & Community Scholarship program is to provide financial support for students pursuing a certificate focused on gerontology. Since 2004, nearly $600,000 in Helen Bader Age & Community Scholarships have been awarded to students in a wide range of disciplines.

The 2018 scholarship is $2,000 (minimum).

Scholarship Criteria
Scholarship Application

The scholarship deadline for the 2018/2019 academic year is March 2, 2018. Applications should be dropped off to NWQ Building B, Room 4564, or mailed to:

University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee
Center for Aging & Translational Research
PO Box 413
Milwaukee, WI 53201

Helen Bader Scholarship for Studies in Aging Application 2018 (Word)

Helen Bader Scholarship for Studies in Aging Application 2018 (PDF)

Scholarship Recipients

Scholarships are awarded each spring to part-time and full-time students who are admitted to the Graduate Certificate in Applied Gerontology or the Undergraduate Certificate in Healthy Aging program. Past recipients have represented a wide range of disciplines, including Nursing, Health Sciences, Social Work, Architecture, and Non-Profit Management.

More Information

For information about other forms of financial aid options and eligibility visit the UWM’s Department of Financial Aid website or call (414) 229-4541. Students should also contact their school or college to learn more about other scholarship opportunities.

UWM Emergency Grant

If you are a student facing financial hardships, consider applying for the UWM Emergency Grant. Awards up to $1,000 for non-academic costs.

Contact

Lori Becker

Certificate and Continuing Education Program Manager
Phone: 414-229-7316
E-mail: beckerla@uwm.edu

General

Center for Aging & Translational Research
Phone: 414-229-7313
E-mail: catr@uwm.edu

 

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